Associations to the word «Holm»


HOLM, noun. (obsolete outside dialects) The holly.
HOLM, noun. A common evergreen oak, of Europe, Quercus ilex; the holm oak.
HOLM, noun. Land that is liable to flooding; a river island.
HOLM, noun. (dialect) (chiefly West Yorkshire) an islet, sometimes with holly bushes.
HOLM OAK, noun. An evergreen tree, Quercus ilex, native to the Mediterranean region.
HOLM OAKS, noun. Plural of holm oak

Wise words

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Alexander Pope